Lok Sabha

Bill to amend definition of 'major airport' introduced in Lok Sabha

Bill to amend definition of 'major airport' introduced in Lok Sabha

The Centre on Wednesday introduced a Bill in the Lok Sabha to amend the definition of "major airport" so as to extend its scope to determ...Read More

Rajya Sabha passes bill to amend NCT of Delhi Act, opposition parties stage walkout

Rajya Sabha passes bill to amend NCT of Delhi Act, opposition parties stage walkout

Parliament on Wednesday approved a bill giving primacy to Delhi's Lieutenant Governor (L-G) over the elected government, after uproar by ...Read More

BJP has cheated the people: Arvind Kejriwal on Lok Sabha passing GNCTD Amendment Bill

BJP has cheated the people: Arvind Kejriwal on Lok Sabha passing GNCTD Amendment Bill

Arvind Kejriwal had even urged the central government to take back the bill

Lok Sabha passes the Government of NCT of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Lok Sabha passes the Government of NCT of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021

The bill also makes it mandatory for the Delhi government to take the opinion of the L-G before any executive action

Insurance (Amendment) Bill, 2021 passed in Lok Sabha, opposition debates

Insurance (Amendment) Bill, 2021 passed in Lok Sabha, opposition debates

The amendment bill seeks to hike the FDI limit in insurance from 49 per cent to 74 per cent, was passed by the Rajya Sabha last week

Scrapping of old vehicles from April 1; no toll booths after a year: Nitin Gadkari

Scrapping of old vehicles from April 1; no toll booths after a year: Nitin Gadkari

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Thursday made two major announcements in both Houses of Pa...Read More

In the Parliament: Both houses have smooth run for second day

In the Parliament: Both houses have smooth run for second day

Indications are that the session may end this weekend or on Sunday to let the members plunge into the electioneering in the ongoing assem...Read More

Bypolls to two Lok Sabha and 14 Assembly seats on April 17: Election Commission

Bypolls to two Lok Sabha and 14 Assembly seats on April 17: Election Commission

New Delhi: Bypolls to two Lok Sabha seats -- one each in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh -- and 14 assembly constituencies across 11 states ...Read More

Indian Railways will never be privatised but private investment should be welcomed: Piyush Goyal in Lok Sabha

Indian Railways will never be privatised but private investment should be welcomed: Piyush Goyal in Lok Sabha

New Delhi: Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday asserted that Indian Railways will never be privatised but said private investment s...Read More

Bill to grant national importance tag to 6 pharma institutes tabled in Lok Sabha; click here for list of colleges

Bill to grant national importance tag to 6 pharma institutes tabled in Lok Sabha; click here for list of colleges

The National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (Amendment) Bill, 2021 provides for granting the status of national impor...Read More

Budget session of Parliament: India can never turn eyes away from racism: External Affairs Minister Jaishankar

Budget session of Parliament: India can never turn eyes away from racism: External Affairs Minister Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar told the Parliament on Monday India can “never turn eyes away from racism” and will “champion the ...Read More

Centre admits to earning Rs 33 per litre from petrol, Rs 32 from diesel

Centre admits to earning Rs 33 per litre from petrol, Rs 32 from diesel

Since May 6, 2020, the government has been earning Rs 33 per litre of petrol and Rs 32 on a litre of diesel in form of central excise dut...Read More

Rs 2,000 currency notes not printed in last two years: Government in Lok Sabha

Rs 2,000 currency notes not printed in last two years: Government in Lok Sabha

As of February 26, 2021, 2,499 million pieces of Rs 2,000 notes were in circulation, constituting 2.01 per cent and 17.78 per cent of ban...Read More

Centre, states need to think about reducing taxes on petrol, diesel: Anurag Thakur

Centre, states need to think about reducing taxes on petrol, diesel: Anurag Thakur

New Delhi: Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur on Monday said both the Centre and the states need to think about reducing taxes o...Read More

False report of Adhir's removal as Congress group leader in Lok Sabha

False report of Adhir's removal as Congress group leader in Lok Sabha

A top party source said this was only a temporary arrangement made for the current budget session since Choudhury was unable to concentra...Read More

Ludhiana MP Ravneet Singh Bittu to be leader of Congress In Lok Sabha

Ludhiana MP Ravneet Singh Bittu to be leader of Congress In Lok Sabha

Bittu has been given the temporary charge as the Leader of Congress in the Hower House Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and Deputy Leader Gaurav Go...Read More

Ravneet Bittu to assume charge as leader of Congress in Lok Sabha

Ravneet Bittu to assume charge as leader of Congress in Lok Sabha

Congress MP from Ludhiana Ravneet Singh Bittu would function as the leader of the Congress party in Lok Sabha for the remaining part of t...Read More

Goyal, Shiv Sena members spar in Lok Sabha over stalled work of bullet train, Mumbai Metro

Goyal, Shiv Sena members spar in Lok Sabha over stalled work of bullet train, Mumbai Metro

BJP and Shiv Sena sparred in Lok Sabha on Wednesday, accusing each other of non-cooperation over important infrastructure initiatives lik...Read More

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal clashes with Shiv Sena MPs on bullet train

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal clashes with Shiv Sena MPs on bullet train

New DelhiThe Lok Sabha on Wednesday witnessed a heated exchange between the Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal and Shiv Sena MPs. The pr...Read More

Protests over rising fuel prices: Both Houses adjourned without transacting legislative business

Protests over rising fuel prices: Both Houses adjourned without transacting legislative business

Once decision-maker in Congress, Scindia now sitting among the BJP backbenchers: The former Congress chief

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